Veleita M. Tanner, 79, of Granite City, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Gateway Regional Medical Center.
She was born Oct. 16, 1935, in Granite City.
She married Donald Dean Tanner Nov. 4, 1955, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 2000.
Also preceding her death was her father, Bud “Pops” Bauer; mother, Harriet (nee Colemiller) Maulwitz; two brothers, Thomas and Charles Bauer; and two sisters, Linda Climer and Betty Barnhart.
She is survived by a daughter, Cynthia Tanner of Granite City; two sons, Timothy (Priscilla) Tanner and Jeff Tanner, all of
Granite City; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Private burial will be held at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. Professional services entrusted to Wojstrom
Funeral Home and Crematory in Granite City. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.